| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:16 PM
The former Burbank detective who an arbitrator ruled shouldn’t have been fired in the wake of a Porto’s Bakery robbery investigation was identified recently in arbitration records as Mike Reyes.
Reyes, who joined the Burbank Police...
| Jul 24, 2013
The president of the Burbank Police Officers' Assn. was fired Friday, nearly two months after being placed on administrative leave.
Officials confirmed that Officer Mark Armendariz's last day as a city employee was Friday, though they declined to...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 1:07 PM
For the first time since the body of her husband — missing FBI agent Stephen Ivens — was discovered July 30, Thea Ivens on Thursday opened up during a prayer vigil about coping with his death after holding out hope for 80 days that he'd be...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Tenor saxophonist Big Jay McNeely has been a musical revolutionary for decades. His first recording, the sinuous, irresistible 1949 instrumental “Deacon's Hop,” ignited a rhythm-and-blues explosion that heralded and hastened the rise of rock...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:24 PM
Two North Hollywood men were arrested Tuesday after allegedly robbing a 7-Eleven in Burbank while a plainclothes detective with Los Angeles Police Department happened to be outside, police said.
At 10:40 p.m., Jerome Collins, 30, and Connie Walker, 34,...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 8:40 AM
The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the death of a man who was shot by police in North Hollywood.
The shooting occurred at the intersection of Vineland Avenue and Archwood Street at about 6:50 p.m. Sunday, police told the L.A. Times. ...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:26 AM
So what was it?
The loud explosion that jolted North Hollywood on Tuesday night remained a mystery the next morning, authorities said.
An officer at the Los Angeles Police Department's North Hollywood station said police searched the area for a half...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Good morning, readers. Today is Monday, December 17. LAPD Chief Charlie Beck is calling for more security at LAUSD schools in the wake of Friday's mass shooting in a Newtown, Conn., elementary school.
Beck says he hopes to have LAPD officers patrol...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 3:36 PM
A 21-year-old man was being held by police in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 72-year-old pedestrian early Sunday morning in North Hollywood, authorities said.
A witness called 911 about 5 a.m. when a black GMC pickup struck the man in the...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 9:42 PM
President Obama is slated to appear on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in Burbank Wednesday evening, two weeks before election day.
The Los Angeles Police Department has issued a warning for drivers to expect traffic delays on streets...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Scott LaChasse -- Burbank’s interim police chief who was brought on three years ago to reform a department plagued with allegations of excessive force, discrimination and sexual harassment -- has been appointed to the position permanently, effective...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Cleaning up a mess left behind by predecessor is difficult under any circumstances, but it's especially challenging when members of the department you're overseeing don't always have your back.
The city's new police chief, Scott LaChasse, held in...